Our response to The Last Billboard incident can be found below:
Eve Picker, whose company, we do property, manages the building on which the billboard resides, indicated in a recent statement that the message will be reinstated per the wishes of the community.
Her statements can be read here.
A panel discussion on the message’s removal featuring Alisha B. Wormsley, the interdisciplinary artist behind the message, will be held at Kelly-Strayhorn Theater on April 18th at 4 pm.
A pdf version of our response can be found here.
Photo of The Last Billboard via Jon Rubin.